International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC 2011(HK) Online Video Competition (both Chi. & Eng. versions) Collaboration Collaboration Chi yan, stephen Cheung   |   added on Jun 04, 2011 An online initiative to engage all to shoot whatever daily lives in relevance to Chemistry and have the shortlist clips uploaded to the IYC2011(HK) Forum for determination of ultimate winners
Topic: hands-on activities, engaging the youth, experiments, competition, environment, climate change Audience: general public, students, secondary schools, teachers, high schools, scientists, school children, educators, primary schools, tertiary education, international, iyc enthusiasts, global, post graduate students, regional, post secondary students

Summer Science Competition 2011 Collaboration Collaboration Chi yan, stephen Cheung   |   added on Jun 04, 2011 An online monthly challenge from Mid July to Mid August to get Primary students heavily engaged in self challenging with topics including chemistry and daily life
Topic: engaging the youth, competition, game Audience: students, primary schools

Organic Chemistry Collaboration Collaboration Salman siddique Khan   |   added on May 22, 2011 this is an organic chemistry related "structure identifying along with experimenting with the identified compund" in which school children should be allowed to participate
Topic: experiments Audience: students

Message from Mr.N.M.S.Hettigedera, Chairman, Steering Committee IYC 2011 National Secretariat (Sri Lanka) Collaboration Collaboration N.M. Sanjaya Hettigedara   |   added on May 21, 2011 IYC 2011 presents the best opportunity for us to go out and tell the world the true picture of chemistry and how chemistry has contributed to the well-being of humanity. It will also elevate the position of Chemistry profession. SL needs the support and involvement of the chemical industry and other relevant organizations.
Topic: hands-on activities, engaging the youth, experiments, workshops, conferences, presentations, competition, science fair, seminars, chemistry olympiad Audience: general public, scientists, educators, professional chemists, iyc enthusiasts, international, global, researchers, decision makers

Chemical Art, a particular research of PHD position Collaboration Collaboration Simon Raffy   |   added on May 19, 2011 Most of us try to use popular science for explain chemistry to the general public. It's not the only way : my goal is to fabricate chemical sculpture like dynamics systeme. We can fascinate the public with beautiful visual effect to increase there curiosity.
Topic: show, exhibition, experiments, presentations, art, sculpture, history of chemistry Audience: general public, students, teachers, scientists, global, professional chemists., international, iyc enthusiasts